The Planning Commission is to provide advice and recommendations to the Olmsted County Board on issues related to land use, transportation, zoning, public improvements, and land development.
The Planning Commission is a body of seven citizens appointed by the Olmsted County Board of Commissioners. Each member is allowed to serve two, three-year terms. The Olmsted County Board tries to select individuals from different parts of Olmsted County so that a good variety of views are represented on the Commission. This Board meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Thursday of every month.
Planning Advisory Commission Members
- Jim Baier
- Paige Collins, Chair
- Dean Hilsman
- Kenneth Bush, Vice Chair
- Joseph Horstmann
- Matt Flynn, County Board Representative
If you are interested in serving on the Planning Commission please contact Olmsted County Administration at 507-328-6001.